Episode 2

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Episode 2 of 4

Duration: 59 minutes

Struggling to adapt to the loneliness of his retirement, Len finds himself drawn back to his on-going investigation into Melissa's unexplained death. With time on her hands as she waits for the baby's arrival, a concerned Vidya helps Len and they discover the house is reluctant to give up its secrets. As he questions the residents, Len slowly pieces together how they knew Melissa. Is the beautiful but controlling Elaine telling him the whole truth? And what might she do to stop her girlfriend Peggy from leaving her?

Music Played

12 items


Len Harper
David Threlfall
Adam Moss
Alexander Arnold
Joe Sellers
David Bamber
Claudie Blakley
Richard Webb
Michael Colgan
Liz Fletcher
Denise Gough
Melissa Young
Jessica Gunning
Peggy Scott
Victoria Hamilton
Kieron Moss
Steven Mackintosh
Vidya Khan
Amber Rose Revah
Michael Jenson
Russell Tovey
Elaine Markham
Indira Varma
Jerry Harper
Daniel Godward
Alice Yapp
Lisa Millett
Martha Mackintosh
Simon Scardifield
Michael Webber
Female Teacher
Orlessa Altass
Alex Harper
Marshall Baron
Tony Basgallop
Grainne Marmion
Coky Giedroyc


Video interview: David Threlfall

David Threlfall

David explains why Len Harper has empathy with Melissa Young.

Launch trail

Len Harper

The Official BBC One launch trail for What Remains.

TV Blog: Production Designer

What Remains

"Our job was to trap you, the audience, in the house with a killer."

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